Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28

Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles from Friday, September 28, 2012. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on BroadwayWorld.com!

1) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Full Cast Announced for New Spice Girls Musical - VIVA FOREVER!
by BWW - September 28, 2012

Producer Judy Craymer has announced The Cast of VIVA FOREVER!, the new musical written by one of Britain's most brilliant comediennes and BAFTA winning writers Jennifer Saunders, (Absolutely Fabulous, French & Saunders) and featuring the multi-million-selling songs of THE Spice Girls. (more...)


2) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Sets Final Broadway Performance for January 20, 2013
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2012

The producers of Peter and the Starcatcher, the five-time Tony Award-winning play by Tony Award-nominee Rick Elice, today announced that the show will play its final Broadway performance on January 20, 2013, ending its nearly year-long run. Directed by Tony Award-winner Roger Rees and Tony Award-nominee Alex Timbers, Peter and the Starcatcher began performances on March 28, 2012 and opened April 15, 2012, and is playing at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street). (more...)


3) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Chats LES MISERABLES on Australia's 'Today'
by Movies News Desk - September 28, 2012

The movie adaptation of the hugely successful musical LES MISERABLES is one of the most anticipated films of the year. It features a stellar cast including Hugh Jackman, who was interviewed yesterday on Australian TV's TODAY by entertainment editor Richard Wilkins. Check out the interview as well as some new clips and scenes from the recent extended trailer! (more...)


4) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 BWW TV: Alan Thicke and More in QUEEN FOR A DAY - Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - September 28, 2012

Seven-time Emmy nominee and "America's Dad" (Growing Pain's) Alan Thicke is starring as iconic TV personality Jack Bailey in the world premiere of Queen for a Day: The Musical. The 12-performance show is currently running through October 7th at the brand new state-of-the-Art Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. Thicke is scheduled to perform in 10 shows only. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights from the show. Check out the video below! (more...)


5) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 BWW TV: Meet The Cast and Creative Team of MOTOWN! Plus an Exclusive Interview with Aretha Franklin!
by BroadwayWorld TV - September 28, 2012

MOTOWN: The Musical, based on the life of legendary Motown founder Berry Gordy, will open on Broadway at The Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46 Street) on April 14, 2013. Preview performances will begin March 11, 2013. Last night, the show held a launch event for the anticipated world premiere at Lunt Fontanne Theatre. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for the festivities, where he chatted with The Cast and creative team. Check out what they had to say and catch an exclusive interview with music legend Aretha Franklin Below! (more...)


6) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 TV's SCRUBS Set for Broadway Musical?
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2012

U.K.'s The Guardian reports that the long-running NBC comedy series SCRUBS will be adapted to a Broadway musical by the sitcom's creator Bill Lawrence. The Emmy Award-winner announced the news on his Twitter account yesterday. (more...)


7) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Photo Coverage: Inside the MOTOWN: The Musical Launch- Arrivals!
by Walter McBride - September 28, 2012

MOTOWN: The Musical, based on the life of legendary Motown founder Berry Gordy, will open on Broadway at The Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46 Street) on April 14, 2013. Preview performances will begin March 11, 2013. Last night, the show held a launch event for the anticipated world premiere at Lunt Fontanne Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the festivities, and you can check out full photo coverage below! (more...)


8) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Heather Headley & The Cast of THE BODYGUARD
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2012

Starring Heather Headley as Rachel Marron and Lloyd Owen as Frank Farmer in the roles made famous on film by the late Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner, THE BODYGUARD is currently taking bookings until 27 April 2013 for the production's first booking period. Previews begin on 6 November 2012, twenty years after the release of the Oscar nominated film. Opening night is 5 December. Check out a photo of The Cast in rehearsal, as featured on the show's Facebook page, below! (more...)


9) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Enter to Win Tickets to See Jeff Goldblum-led SEMINAR in LA!
by Contests - September 28, 2012

Fresh from Broadway, there's laughter on every page, courtesy of Peabody Award-winner and Pulitzer Prize finalist Theresa Rebeck, a prolific master in the art of quarrelsome comedy. Lightning strikes twice as Obie Award-winner Sam Gold, hailed as a "white-hot young director" by The New York Times, reprises his Broadway directorial duties. Enter today to win a pair of tickets to the production at the Ahmanson Theatre! (more...)


10) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Photo Flash: First Look at John Sparger, Taylor Pietz and More in New Line's BLOODY BLOODY Andrew Jackson
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2012

Just in time for election season, New Line Theatre, "the bad boy of musical theatre," opens its 22nd season of alternative, adult musical theatre with the St. Louis premiere of the outrageous rock musical BLOODY BLOODY Andrew Jackson, running Sept. 27-Oct. 20, 2012. An outrageous, audacious, hard-rocking mix of historical fact and fiction redefines America's controversial seventh President, through a time-bending funhouse mirror that reveals the jacked-up political landscape of America in 2012. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below! (more...)


11) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- Neil Haskell
by BWW - September 28, 2012

In this week's edition, we caught up with Neil Haskell, who is starring as 'Steven' in Bring It On- currently in playing at the St. James Theatre! (more...)


12) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Freeze Frame: Inside MOTOWN: The Musical's Launch Event!
by Walter McBride - September 28, 2012

MOTOWN: The Musical, based on the life of legendary Motown founder Berry Gordy, will open on Broadway at The Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46 Street) on April 14, 2013. Preview performances will begin March 11, 2013. Last night, the show held a launch event for the anticipated world premiere at Lunt Fontanne Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the festivities, and you can check out a preview below! Be sure to check back later for full coverage! (more...)


13) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Guests on E!'s CHELSEA LATELY
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2012

Kristin Chenoweth appeared on last night's CHELSEA LATELY on E! and discussed the recent injuries she sustained when a piece of equipment fell on her while filming an episode of CBS's The Good Wife. Joked the actress, "morphine is a wonderful drug!" Check out her appearance below! (more...)


14) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Broadway-Bound ALLEGIANCE Extends Run at The Old Globe Through 10/28
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2012

The Old Globe today announced that the World Premiere of Allegiance – A New American Musical will receive an additional week of performances and will now run through October 28. (more...)


15) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of GLEE's 'The Break Up' Episode!
by Stage Tube - September 28, 2012

On next week's episode of GLEE titled 'The Break Up,' Rachel and Kurt are caught off-guard when they get unexpected visits in New York City. Meanwhile, Santana and Brittany deal with the long distance between them, and Will and Emma disagree on a new job offer. Tune in to FOX on Thurday night at 9pm to watch the episode, and check out a sneak peek below! (more...)


16) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Photo Coverage: AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE - Opening Night Party!
by Linda Lenzi - September 28, 2012

BroadwayWorld.com was there to capture all the fun of opening night - scroll down to check out photos from the opening night party at the Copa...the Copacabana! (more...)


17) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Photo Flash: First Look at Alan Thicke, Blythe Wilson and More in QUEEN FOR A DAY
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2012

Seven-time Emmy nominee and "America's Dad" (Growing Pain's) Alan Thicke is starring as iconic TV personality Jack Bailey in the world premiere of Queen for a Day: The Musical. The 12-performance show is currently running through October 7th at the brand new state-of-the-Art Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. Thicke is scheduled to perform in 10 shows only. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the show below. (more...)


18) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Ron Raines Set to Join Cast of NEWSIES as 'Joseph Pulitzer' on October 9
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2012

Newsies, the Tony® Award winning new American musical, has just announced that 2012 Tony Award nominee Ron Raines will temporarily join The Cast in the role of Joseph Pulitzer on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 and will play the role through Sunday, December 16, 2012. He steps in for John Dossett, who will be starring in Giant at The Public Theater. (more...)


19) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 Photo Coverage: AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE - Opening Red Carpet!
by Walter McBride - September 28, 2012

BroadwayWorld.com was there to capture all the fun of opening night - scroll down to check out photos from the opening night red carpet! (more...)


20) Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Sep. 28 GLEE-PEAT: Miss 'Makeover'? Watch All the Performances Here!
by Stage Tube - September 28, 2012

On last night's episode of GLEE titled 'Makeover,' the campaign showdown began when Brittany and Blaine went head-to-head for Student Council President. Meanwhile, Kurt got the internship of his dreams. Miss the episode? Catch all the performances below! (more...)





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